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Event 17: Alex Turyansky Wins ($334,176); Bryn Kenney Eliminated in 2nd place ($206,736)

$10,000 No Limit Hold’em (Re-Entry)
$500,000 guaranteed | Payouts
Level 22: 8,000/16,000/2,000
Players Remaining: 2 of 118

Bryn Kenney moved all in from the small blind with ks9s and Alex Turyansky called with kd8h.

Kenney appeared primed for a double to extend heads up, until the board ran out acjh3c8d5h and Turyansky spiked the eight on the turn to eliminate Kenney in second place.

Alex Turyansky  –  Winner ($334,176)
Bryn Kenney  –  Eliminated in 2nd place ($206,736)

Event 17: Bryn Kenney Doubles

$10,000 No Limit Hold’em (Re-Entry)
$500,000 guaranteed | Payouts
Level 22: 8,000/16,000/2,000
Players Remaining: 2 of 118

Bryn Kenney

Alex Turyansky moved all in from the button and Bryn Kenney called all in for 89,000 with kh9h Turyansky turned over 5d4d.

The board came qd10s10d8sac and Kenney’s king high held securing his double.

Bryn Kenney  –  180,000 (11 bb)
Alex Turyansky  –  1,590,000  (99 bb)

Event 17: David Stamm Eliminated in 3rd place ($123,475)

$10,000 No Limit Hold’em (Re-Entry)
$500,000 guaranteed | Payouts
Level 21: 6,000/12,000/2,000
Players Remaining: 2 of 118

David Stamm eliminated in third place

Alex Turyansky opened to 28,000 from the button, David Stamm called from the big blind. The flop came ks10h5s Stamm checked, and Turyansky bet 30,000. Stamm three-bet to 120,000 and Turyansky called.

The turn brought the 6s Stamm moved all in and Turyansky snap called with kc6c for two pair. Stamm turned over qcjh for an open ended straight draw.

The 6d came on the river, and Turyansky filled up eliminating Stamm in third place.

Alex Turyansky  –  1,370,000
David Stamm  –  Eliminated in 3rd place ($123,475)

Event 17: Bryn Kenney Doubles Through David Stamm

$10,000 No Limit Hold’em (Re-Entry)
$500,000 guaranteed | Payouts
Level 21: 6,000/12,000/2,000
Players Remaining: 3 of 118

Bryn Kenney (left) David Stamm (right)

David Stamm opened 28,000 from the button, Bryn Kenney moved all in from the big blind for 287,000 and Stamm called. Kenney turned over asjh and was in good shape agaisnt Stamm’s ad10s

The board came 6d4c3cjd9s and Kenney’s jack kicker played, securing his double.

Bryn Kenney  –  580,000  (48 bb)
David Stamm  –  320,000  (27 bb)

Event 17: Alex Turyansky takes the chip lead

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$500,000 guaranteed | Payouts
Level 20: 5,000/10,000/1,000
Players Remaining: 3 of 118

Alex Turyansky

Alex Turyansky limped the small blind and Bryn Kenney checked his option from the big blind. The flop came jh9s3s Turyansky bet 15,000 and Kenney called.

The turn brought the 2c, Turyansky checked, Kenney bet 41,000 and Turyansky called. The 3c came on the river, Turyansky checked and Kenney bet 97,000. Turyansky moved all in for around 400,000 and Kenney folded.

Alex Turyansky  –  1,000,000  (100 bb)
Bryn Kenney  –  450,000 (45 bb)

Event 17: Valentin Vornicu Eliminated in 4th Place ($79,296)

$10,000 No Limit Hold’em (Re-Entry)
$500,000 guaranteed | Payouts
Level 19: 4,000/8,000/1,000
Players Remaining: 4 of 118

Valentin Vornicu

Bryn Kenney opened to 18,000 from under the gun and Valentin Vornicu shoved 160,000 from the big blind. Kenney called with ahjc and was in good shape against Vornicu’s ad10s

The board came 8d5s4sqc3d and Kenney’s jack kicker played eliminating Vornicu in fourth place.

Bryn Kenney  –  1,000,000  (125 bb)
Valentin Vornicu  –  Eliminated in 4th place ($79,296)

Event 17: Gal Yifrach Eliminated in 5th Place ($60,038)

$10,000 No Limit Hold’em (Re-Entry)
$500,000 guaranteed | Payouts
Level 19: 4,000/8,000/1,000
Players Remaining: 4 of 118

Gal Yifrach

David Stamm limped the button, Gal Yifrach moved all in for 104,000 from the small blind and Alex Turyansky called from the big blind. Stamm folded.

Yifrach turned over 5s5h and was racing against Turyansky’s ah10d. The board came 10s8d3dAs9s and Turyansky hit two-pair to eliminate Yifrach in 5th place.

Alex Turyansky  –  360,000  (45 bb)
Gal Yifrach  –  Eliminated in 5th Place ($60,038)

Event 17: Darren Elias Eliminated in 8th Place ($37,949)

$10,000 No Limit Hold’em (Re-Entry)
$500,000 guaranteed | Payouts
Level 18: 3,000/6,000/1,000
Players Remaining: 7 of 118


Darren Elias moved all in from early position for 89,000, Bryn Kenney put out a 100,000 stack as a call, and Noah Schwartz called all in for 71,500. They all turned up their hands.

Bryn Kenney : AcKd win 2.54% tie 67.1%
Noah Schwartz: AsKs win 6.10% tie 67.1%
Darren Elias: AhJs win 24.2% tie 4.95%

The board came 10h6d4hqs5d Bryn Kenney won the small side pot and then he and Schwartz chopped the rest, as Elias was eliminated in eighth place.

Bryn Kenney  –  645,000  (108 bb)
Noah Schwartz:  –  120,000  (20 bb)
Darren Elias  –  Eliminated in 8th Place ($37,949)